Claire, Hugo, Evie and I are sitting down at the table eating dinner when a discussion takes place that goes a little something like: Hugo: What did you do at work today Dad? Al: I was trying to fix a website today mate, it was broken. Hugo: Ohh, okay. A few minutes lapses. Hugo: Dad, … Continue reading Hugo Helped Wotif
Recently Hugo walked up to me with a single gold coin in his hand and told me that he could perform a magic trick! Intrigued by the prospect of a five year old performing magic, I grabbed my phone to capture it on video and I was amazed at how well he did. I’m not … Continue reading Hugo Performs Vanishing Coin Magic Trick
When Claire and I embarked on the toilet training process with Hugo, other than the obligatory accidents that were going to happen along the way, I never thought it’d be that big a deal. It turns out that when you’re a three year old child, who has been happily going to the toilet in a … Continue reading Hugo: “I Did A Poo”
A few months ago Claire and I thought we’d begin the toilet training process with Hugo. At the time, he was quite interested in it but despite our best efforts and Hugo generally wanting to participate in the whole exercise, we didn’t make it very far. After putting toilet training on the back burner for … Continue reading Hugo: "I Did A Big Wee"
Hugo loves to help Claire when she is cooking, he stands up on a chair and mixes ingredients together, passes different utensils around and generally has a blast. One thing Hugo loves more than assisting with the cooking process itself, is eating the fruits of its labour – sometimes before the cooking is even complete. … Continue reading Hugo Eating Cooking Mixture From Beater